Dekluron P is a 1% solution of sodium hyaluronate. It is based on a naturally occurring substance which is present throughout the human body. It is a polysaccharide consisting of beta-1,4 linked units of sodium D-glucuronate-(beta-1,3)-N-acetyl D-glucosamine. It is believed to play a very important role in the protection of cells, maintaining tissue integrity and moisture retention. Its unique lubricating and moisturizing properties make Dekluron P 1% a versatile ingredient in cosmetics. Dekluron P 1% is made from high molecular weight sodium hyluronate which is obtained by fermentation (animal origin is not involved).
- Unique lubricating and moisturizing properties